vesiculate

verb
ve·​sic·​u·​late | \ və-ˈsi-kyə-ˌlāt How to pronounce vesiculate (audio) , ve-\
vesiculated; vesiculating

Definition of vesiculate

intransitive verb

: to become vesicular

Other Words from vesiculate

vesiculation \ və-​ˌsi-​kyə-​ˈlā-​shən How to pronounce vesiculation (audio) , ve-​ \ noun

First Known Use of vesiculate

1865, in the meaning defined at transitive sense

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